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About Liz Froment

Liz Froment loves exploring all over the US for hidden gems during her journeys around the country, and especially in her native New England.
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Best Dog Beaches in California
5 days ago

Best Dog Beaches in California

Few things beat a day at the beach, but it’s never nearly as fun if you can’t bring your furry best friend with you, right?

While California is known across the world for its surf, sun, and sand, the locals are focused on one very important fact, which beaches are dog-friendly!

If you’re going to be spending any time in California with your dog, then you’ll want to keep this list handy. We’re going to highlight the best dog beaches in California where you can have an awesome day with your pet. 

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Destinations for Racing Fans
2 weeks ago

Destinations for Racing Fans

Are you someone who loves watching the checkered flag wave at the end of a race? Do you enjoy spending your vacation time watching some of the biggest races across the country?

Well, you’re in luck! Because in this post, we have all sorts of great destinations for racing fans.

Get your motors started!

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Charming Small Towns In Colorado
2 weeks ago

Charming Small Towns In Colorado

Colorado is one of those states with so much to offer. It has a decidedly “Western” feel to it but, at the same time, is home to one of America’s best cities and it is chock full of incredible natural beauty.

In addition, Colorado’s small towns have all sorts of surprises to offer. Want to find a new place to hit the slopes? You can. How about reliving a gold rush town? Yup, you can do that. Maybe you’d love to check out a cool arts scene? Colorado has that too. 

In this post, we’re going to highlight some of Colorado’s best small towns. These gems will keep you exploring the state for years to come.

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Quick Guide to Great Falls, MT
3 weeks ago

Quick Guide to Great Falls, MT

Montana is one of the most remote yet beautiful states in the country. It’s a mecca for sportsmen and women who love outdoor activities such as hiking, fishing, camping, and hunting.

The pure natural beauty of the region also brings photographers, painters, and other creatives who feel inspired by their surroundings. 

A more popular city to visit in Montana is Great Falls. In this post, we’re going to cover everything you need to know to make your trip to Great Falls, MT special. 

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I-94 Through Michigan and Illinois
4 weeks ago

I-94 Through Michigan and Illinois

Interstate 94 runs just shy of 1,600 miles across seven states in the Midwestern part of the United States. Its eastern side begins right on the US and Canadian border near Port Huron, Michigan. And the western terminus is in Billings, Montana. 

I-94 is the eight longest interstate in the country, and it hits many of the biggest cities along the upper Midwest including Detroit, Chicago, Minneapolis, and Fargo. 

In this post, we’re going to focus on the path of I-94 through two states: Michigan and Illinois. We’ll highlight some of the cities and attractions you’ll find along I-94 from its easternmost point.

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Enjoy Incredible Views from a Gondola
1 month ago

Enjoy Incredible Views from a Gondola

Want to enjoy awesome mountain views but without worrying about doing any skiing or mountain climbing?

Well, you’re in luck. 

Gondolas have become increasingly popular across the US. While at first they were developed to move packs of skiers and snowboarders to their slopeside destinations, today gondolas are a fantastic way to get incredible views of cities, seascapes and mountain range across the country. 

In this post, we’re going to highlight some of the best. 

Are you ready to go up, up, and away?

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Visiting Ruby Falls
1 month ago

Visiting Ruby Falls

Right on the border between Tennessee and Georgia, you’ll find the bustling little city of Chattanooga, Tennessee. It’s tucked in next to a bend in the Tennessee River and sits in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains. 

Now, Chattanooga is a destination in and of itself, but many people come to the area because they want to visit Ruby Falls. In fact, Ruby Falls is often cited as one of the top ten attractions in the Southeastern part of the United States. 

If that’s piqued your interest, you’re not alone. In this post, we’ll cover the basics of Ruby Falls and what makes it such a popular attraction for locals and visitors alike. 

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Grand View Drive Illinois
2 months ago

Grand View Drive Illinois

“The world’s most beautiful drive.” That’s how Grand View Drive is described. It was first coined by President Teddy Roosevelt after he’d had the pleasure to take a slow drive up and down the road. It’s been on the National Registry of Historic Places since 1996.

Grand View Drive is two and a half mile long scenic road in Peoria, Illinois. It offers views of local parkland and as well as the Illinois River. You can also see a number of stately and historic homes as well. 

Makes you want to jump right in the car and head there, right?

We thought so!

In this post, we’re going to share what makes Grand View Drive so spectacular, and why it’s a must-see for any road trip fan. 

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Quick Guide to Cedar Rapids, IA
2 months ago

Quick Guide to Cedar Rapids, IA

Cedar Rapids is a thriving city in Eastern Iowa. As its second most populous city, it’s considered to be part of the economic hub of the state and is home to tons of arts and culture. 

In this post, we’re going to guide you through everything you need to know about Cedar Rapids, IA. From how to get there to what’s happening on the local calendar, it’s all here. 

Ready to take a look?

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Places to See Sea Lions in San Francisco
2 months ago

Places to See Sea Lions in San Francisco

People love to visit a city like San Francisco for lots of reasons. There’s the cool architecture, great food in places like Chinatown, tons of shopping, and of course, the Golden Gate Bridge. But you might be surprised to find one of the most popular attractions has to do with sea lions. 

Yes, that’s right! 

One of the best cities in the country to see sea lions in is San Francisco. And it’s one reason people flock to this part of the country.

In this post, we’re going to highlight all of the main spots and hidden gems you can check out sea lions. From the biggest tourist spots to some of the secret places the locals know about, you’ll find them all here. 

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